The winner of each category will be announced at a special awards ceremony at Hereford Town Hall next Thursday, which will be attended by seven-time Paralympic gold medallist Sascha Kindred. The Sustainability Champion finalists are: Anne Smithells, who has restored and transformed green spaces in Leominster ; the Bromyard Downs Association, which carry out vital conservation work; and Marden Primary Academy School, which has shown its commitment to sustainability since joining the eco schools award system in 2005.
A FATHER and his young son were involved in an alleged hit-and-run after their car was struck from behind by a van. Dan McShane was driving his blue Vauxhall Astra, which also had his six-year-old son inside, on Oystermouth Road in Swansea when the crash happened.
Police said the 19-year-old was last seen in the Spar store in Aberystwyth and that the crash happened shortly afterwards Police said the 19-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene and that his family have been informed.
STUDENTS who had spent many hours rehearsing for a musical comedy at the old Beaconside college in Stafford may have expected an end-of -show party when they left the stage at their last performance. They had been taking part in a 1970 production of Sandy Wilson's The Boy Friend at the North Staffordshire Polytechnic under the guidance of producer Tony Thorndike, a law lecturer at the college.
C.J.Gibbons Family Butchers, which has been in Hay -on-Wye for 33 years, has bought new retail space on Castle Street, just a few doors down from its current shop. The premises will undergo a refurbishment and the space will be used to expand the product range available to customers, as well as incorporate a deli and bakery area.
An abandoned building that was once the beating heart of a community but has fallen into disrepair. There are 5,340 properties on Historic England's list of "at risk" buildings in Great Britain, from nonconformist Welsh chapels to red brick post offices to Victorian factories, all robbed of purpose by social and economic shifts.
It could mean a bit of a wait every time they want to drive out of the sheltered housing complex. The traffic light is part of the new junction at Gower Road and De-La-Beche Road, which replaced a mini-roundabout.
Two-way traffic lights will be in place between the junction of Penhaligon Way and the junction of Prior Street for four nights. PART of the A49 in Hereford will be closed overnight next week as work starts on the installation of ducts for a new pedestrian crossing on Edgar Street .
IMAGE: Swansea University Laboratory for Animal Movement has been developing new technologies to study animal behaviours and use accelerometers to quantify how much an animal moves in the three... view more Scientists from Swansea University's College of Science are part of an international team attempting to better understand the human-baboon conflict in Cape Town, South Africa. "Raiding baboons are a real challenge in the Cape Peninsula, South Africa", said Professor Justin O'Riain from the University of Cape Town, a co-author on the study published by the journal Animal Biotelemetry , who has been studying baboons in the region for over a decade.
The company the behind ambitious redevelopment plans for the St David's and Swansea Central sites, Rivington Land, has lodged an outline planning application with Swansea Council. The plans comprise space for retail, commercial, office, residential and leisure uses, as well as a multi-storey park, indoor arena, hotel and residential building of up to 13 storeys.